PHL247H1: Critical Reasoning

Hours: 
36L

The area of informal logic - the logic of ordinary language, usually non-deductive. Criteria for the critical assessment of arguments as strong or merely persuasive. Different types of arguments and techniques of refutation; their use and abuse.

Exclusion: 

TRN200Y1, PHL145H5, PHL247H5

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)